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Taxonomy for Arctiidae (Tiger Moths)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2680 families, 140885 genera, 1879502 species
Tree
Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874857 species
Tree
Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856979 species
Tree
Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1216 families, 102024 genera, 1593949 species
Tree
Order
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 238 families, 26590 genera, 451495 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 204 families, 26304 genera, 450944 species
Tree
Infraorder
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 193 families, 26165 genera, 449660 species
Tree
Division
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 182 families, 26036 genera, 446402 species
Tree
Section
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 74 families, 16575 genera, 324859 species
Tree
Subsection
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 65 families, 14702 genera, 297729 species
Tree
Superfamily
Noctuoidea (Latreille, 1809) (Moths)
 24 families, 7960 genera, 107883 species
Tree
Family
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) (Tiger Moths) - Systematics
 1451 genera, 24240 species
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Tree
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Genera1.451
Species24.240
Common namesTiger Moths, Woolly bears, Wasp moths, Lichen moths, Footmen, Woolly worms, Footman moths
German namesBärenspinner, Bären
Dutch namesBeekvlinders
Finnish namesSiilikehrääjät, Siilikkäät
AuthorLeach, 1815
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesArctiidae in bie.ala.org.au
Arctiidae in Wikipedia (English)
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Subfamily    Arctiinae (Leach, 1815) (Lichen Moths)
     997 genera, 21240 species
Subfamily    Boletobinae
     0 species
Subfamily    Boletobobiinae
     1 genus, 2 species
Subfamily    Callimorphinae (Seitz, 1910) -> Callimorphina
     0 species
Subfamily    Ctenuchiinae
     1 genus, 5 species
Subfamily    Ctenuchinae (Kirby, 1837) -> Syntomini
     101 genera, 767 species
Subfamily    Dipaenae (Walker, 1854)
     3 genera, 45 species
Subfamily    Lithosiinae (Billberg, 1820) -> Lithosiini
     199 genera, 747 species
Subfamily    Lithosinae
     0 species
Subfamily    Pericopinae (Walker, 1869)
     3 genera, 4 species
Subfamily    Phaegopterinae
     0 species
Subfamily    Syntominae (Snellen, 1867) -> Syntomini
     0 species
Genus    Abnormipterus (Orfila, 1935) - 1 species
Genus    Abrochia (Hübner, 1818) -> Sphecopsyche - 35 species
Genus    Aclytophanes (Turner, 1940) -> Microstola - 2 species
Genus    Agrgina - 1 species
Genus    Agyrtiola (Gaede, 1926) - 1 species
Genus    Alandria (Gaede, 1926) - 1 species
Genus    Alysidota (Agassiz, 1847) -> Halysidota - 0 species
Genus    Amatula (Wiltshire, 1983) - 1 species
Genus    Ammobiota (Wallengren, 1885) -> Arctia - 1 species
Genus    Amphissa (Walker, 1855) -> Phissama - 4 species
Genus    Androcharta (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) -> Euclera - 17 species
Genus    Anthichloris - 1 species
Genus    Apocerea (Dyar, 1905) - 1 species
Genus    Aresia (Barnes & Mcdunnough, 1913) -> Afrida - 2 species
Genus    Aretia (Poey, 1832) - 0 species
Genus    Argyractia - 2 species
Genus    Aristodaema (Wallengren, 1861) -> Mirandisca - 1 species
Genus    Asurpopsis - 1 species
Genus    Atomaria (Stephens, 1829) -> Epidapus - 493 species
Genus    Atucia (Butler, 1876) -> Thyrassia - 1 species
Genus    Bizone (Walker, 1854) -> Cyana - 1 species
Genus    Bodosa (Walker, 1854) -> Histioea - 2 species
Genus    Bombopsyche (Hübner, 1823) -> Mirandisca - 27 species
Genus    Burnia - 1 species
Genus    Callitomis (Fabricius, 1807) -> Cacoethes - 17 species
Genus    Cercocladia (Draudt, 1915) - 2 species
Genus    Chelonia (Godart, 1823) -> Apoda - 1 species
Genus    Chionaema (Herrich-schäffer, 1855) -> Bizone - 259 species
Genus    Choria (Schaus, 1894) - 0 species
Genus    Cissips - 2 species
Genus    Cletis (Kirby, 1892) - 0 species
Genus    Collocaliodes (Kiriakoff, 1957) -> Pterophaea - 94 species
Genus    Comacla (Walker, 1864) -> Pagara - 0 species
Genus    Conjuncta (Koçak, 1991) -> Paidia - 1 species
Genus    Creatonotes - 1 species
Genus    Creatonotus - 1 species
Genus    Ctnosia - 1 species
Genus    Cyanea (Meigen, 1800) - 2 species
Genus    Daritis (Walker, 1855) -> Aphisaon - 2 species
Genus    Dubianaclia (Griveaud, 1964) - 19 species
Genus    Ecpantheria (Hübner, 1819) -> Agaposoma - 14 species
Genus    Empusa (Illiger, 1798) -> Cucullia - 81 species
Genus    Enope (Walker, 1854) -> Trichela - 2 species
Genus    Epatalmis - 1 species
Genus    Euchaetias (Lyman, 1902) -> Euchaetes - 0 species
Genus    Euchella - 1 species
Genus    Eucyane (Hubner, 1820) -> Hypocrita - 5 species
Genus    Euprepia (Agassiz, 1846) -> Arctia - 1 species
Genus    Eurodes (Turner, 1899) -> Hemonia - 1 species
Genus    Eurota (Walker, 1854) -> Morys - 6 species
Genus    Eurypeplella (Hedicke, 1923) -> Eurypepla - 3 species
Genus    Eutallia - 6 species
Genus    Galtarodes (Toulgoët, 1980) - 2 species
Genus    Gymnochroma (Haworth, 1809) -> Psilopepla - 2 species
Genus    Habrochroma (Meyrick, 1886) -> Symmetrodes - 2 species
Genus    Halesidota (Walker, 1855) - 0 species
Genus    Halisidota (Hübner, 1819) -> Halysidota - 3 species
Genus    Helisidota - 1 species
Genus    Hexaneura (Wallengren, 1860) -> Zagaris - 2 species
Genus    Hippocrita - 0 species
Genus    Homoneuronia (Dyar, 1905) - 2 species
Genus    Hoppiana (Hering, 1925) - 1 species
Genus    Horamella (Draudt, 1915) - 1 species
Genus    Lemrya - 1 species
Genus    Leopoldina (Fabricius, 1807) -> Cacoethes - 1 species
Genus    Lepidoneiva (Travassos, 1940) - 2 species
Genus    Leptosoma (Boisduval In: D’urville, 1832) -> Lixus - 4 species
Genus    Lophilema (Aurivillius, 1910) -> Asuropsis - 3 species
Genus    Loxomima (Draudt, 1915) - 1 species
Genus    Macrosea - 1 species
Genus    Maenas (Hübner, 1819) -> Eudocima - 1 species
Genus    Magnoptera (Ruiz-rodriguez, 1989) - 1 species
Genus    Marecidia (Schaus, 1901) - 2 species
Genus    Mecistorhabdia (Walker, 1855) -> Pterophaea - 2 species
Genus    Melaneama - 3 species
Genus    Mesolasia (Hampson, 1898) -> Aethria - 0 species
Genus    Metacrocea (Dyar, 1905) - 1 species
Genus    Metexelisia - 0 species
Genus    Midara (Schaus, 1928) - 2 species
Genus    Mimulosa - 4 species
Genus    Mosoda (Walker, 1866) -> Eurypepla - 2 species
Genus    Mumulosia - 0 species
Genus    Munychia (Wallengren, 1858) -> Rhodogastria - 1 species
Genus    Naclia (Boisduval, 1840) -> Dysauxes - 1 species
Genus    Nacliodes (Strand, 1912) - 2 species
Genus    Nannoceryx (Roepke, 1937) - 1 species
Genus    Neeressa (Hampson, 1905) - 3 species
Genus    Neobalacra (Kiriakoff, 1952) -> Metamicroptera - 1 species
Genus    Neobrocha (Walker, 1854) -> Bizone - 3 species
Genus    Neochelonia (Draeseke, 1926) -> Euleechia - 16 species
Genus    Neritonaclia (Strand, 1921) - 1 species
Genus    Nikaeoides (Dyar, 1900) -> Euleechia - 1 species
Genus    Nyea (Wallengren, 1863) -> Manulea - 0 species
Genus    Ochrota (Hopffer, 1862) -> Philenora - 21 species
Genus    Oreoceryx (Kiriakoff, 1953) - 1 species
Genus    Orodemnias (Wallengren, 1887) -> Holarctia - 0 species
Genus    Osmocneme (Draudt, 1917) - 1 species
Genus    Palaeosccia - 1 species
Genus    Pallene (Gistel, 1848) -> Anthonomus - 6 species
Genus    Palustra (Bar, 1873) -> Pachylaelia - 0 species
Genus    Paraceryx (Bethune-baker, 1904) - 1 species
Genus    Paradinia (Draudt, 1915) - 1 species
Genus    Paramevania (Draudt, 1915) - 1 species
Genus    Paramyopsyche (Debauche, 1942) - 1 species
Genus    Paraprepia (Dyar, 1913) -> Cisthene - 0 species
Genus    Parascepsis (Dognin, 1923) - 1 species
Genus    Pericopis (Hubner, 1819) -> Aphisaon - 12 species
Genus    Philagria (Kirby, 1892) -> Oeonistis - 1 species
Genus    Pitasila (Hübner, 1819) -> Utetheisa - 3 species
Genus    Pleurosoma (Orfila, 1935) -> Dyscolus - 5 species
Genus    Porphyrochrysa (Bethune-baker, 1908) -> Parascaptia - 1 species
Genus    Praemastus (De Toulgoët, 1991) - 13 species
Genus    Prinasura (Felder, 1861) -> Lyclene - 20 species
Genus    Proctocopis (Draudt, 1915) - 1 species
Genus    Proschalipora - 1 species
Genus    Prosopidia (Bryk, 1953) - 7 species
Genus    Prytania (Debauche, 1938) - 2 species
Genus    Pseudaethria (Schaus, 1924) - 1 species
Genus    Pseudophaio (Hampson, 1914) - 1 species
Genus    Pseudosphecosoma (Strand, 1915) - 1 species
Genus    Psichothoe - 2 species
Genus    Pyrrharctica - 1 species
Genus    Riccia (Butler, 1876) -> Corematura - 17 species
Genus    Romualdisca (Andretta & Travassos, 1946) - 1 species
Genus    Sauritinia (Dyar, 1905) - 3 species
Genus    Scelilasia (Hampson, 1914) - 1 species
Genus    Schasiura (Hübner, 1819) -> Autochloris - 2 species
Genus    Simareea (Moore, 1878) -> Eilema - 1 species
Genus    Soganaclia (Griveaud, 1964) - 4 species
Genus    Sphecomimax (Hübner, 1823) -> Mirandisca - 3 species
Genus    Sphecops (Orfila, 1935) - 1 species
Genus    Spliarctia - 1 species
Genus    Symphlebomis (Hampson, 1898) -> Crinophora - 3 species
Genus    Syntomis (Fabricius, 1807) -> Cacoethes - 64 species
Genus    Tesellota - 1 species
Genus    Teucer (Kirby, 1892) -> Telioneura - 1 species
Genus    Thalesa (Schaus, 1896) -> Lophocampa - 2 species
Genus    Thebrone (Boisduval, 1870) -> Aphisaon - 7 species
Genus    Thumata (Walker, 1866) -> Thumatha - 1 species
Genus    Thylacoptera (Hampson, 1898) -> Crinophora - 1 species
Genus    Thyretarctia (Strand, 1912) -> Zagaris - 2 species
Genus    Tigridania (Kaye, 1918) - 1 species
Genus    Uuranops - 1 species
Genus    Vitronaclia (Fabricius, 1807) -> Cacoethes - 3 species
Genus    Volgarctia (Walker, 1855) -> Lacydes - 2 species
Genus    Vulsinia (Schaus, 1928) - 1 species
Genus    Xantharete (Draudt, 1915) - 1 species
Genus    Xenostoma - 1 species
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
DivisionDitrysia
Moths, Butterflies, Skippers
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyNoctuoidea
Moths
FamilyArctiidae
Tiger Moths, Woolly bears, Wasp moths, Lichen moths, Footmen, Woolly worms, Footman moths
AuthorLeach, 1815

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